How Teens and Parents Navigate Screen Time and Device Distractions

HOW TEENS AND PARENTS NAVIGATE SCREEN TIME AND DEVICE DISTRACTIONS

Amid roiling debates about the impact of screen time on teenagers, roughly half of those ages 13 to 17 are themselves worried they...

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

This report is a collaborative effort based on the input and analysis of the following individuals. Find related reports online at...

 
 
 
Methodology

METHODOLOGY

This Pew Research Center analysis is based on surveys of parents and teens that were conducted using the NORC AmeriSpeak panel. AmeriSpeak...

Most Americans Accept Genetic Engineering of Animals That Benefits Human Health, but Many Oppose Other Uses

MOST AMERICANS ACCEPT GENETIC ENGINEERING OF ANIMALS THAT BENEFITS HUMAN HEALTH, BUT MANY OPPOSE OTHER USES

As Americans consider the possible uses of genetic engineering in animals, their reactions are neither uniformly accepting nor resistant;...

 
 
 

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

This report is made possible by The Pew Charitable Trusts. This report is a collaborative effort based on the input and analysis of...

Methodology

METHODOLOGY

This report is drawn from a survey conducted as part of the American Trends Panel , a nationally representative panel of randomly selected...

 
 
 
Public Views of Gene Editing for Babies Depend on How It Would Be Used

PUBLIC VIEWS OF GENE EDITING FOR BABIES DEPEND ON HOW IT WOULD BE USED

A baby girl holds her mother's hand. Americans' views on the appropriateness of changing a baby's genetic characteristics depend in...

Methodology

METHODOLOGY

This report is drawn from a survey conducted as part of the American Trends Panel , a nationally representative panel of randomly selected...

 
 
 
Appendix: Detailed tables

APPENDIX: DETAILED TABLES

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

This report is made possible by The Pew Charitable Trusts. This report is a collaborative effort based on the input and analysis of...

 
 
 
Activism in the Social Media Age

ACTIVISM IN THE SOCIAL MEDIA AGE

This month marks the fifth anniversary of the BlackLivesMatter hashtag, which was first coined following the acquittal of George Zimmerman...

2. An analysis of BlackLivesMatter and other Twitter hashtags related to political or social issues

2. AN ANALYSIS OF BLACKLIVESMATTER AND OTHER TWITTER HASHTAGS RELATED TO POLITICAL OR SOCIAL ISSUES

Along with conducting a survey of public attitudes toward political engagement and activism on social media, the Center also performed...

 
 
 

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

This report is a collaborative effort based on the input and analysis of the following individuals. Find related reports online at...

Methodology

METHODOLOGY

The American Trends Panel , created by Pew Research Center, is a nationally representative panel of randomly selected U.S. adults recruited...

 
 
 
Appendix A: Detailed tables

APPENDIX A: DETAILED TABLES

1. Public attitudes toward political engagement on social media

1. PUBLIC ATTITUDES TOWARD POLITICAL ENGAGEMENT ON SOCIAL MEDIA

Social media use has grown rapidly over the last decade. Today, Americans use a range of social media sites and are increasingly turning...

 
 
 
Stories From Experts About the Impact of Digital Life

STORIES FROM EXPERTS ABOUT THE IMPACT OF DIGITAL LIFE

Technology experts and scholars have never been at a loss for concerns about the current and future impact of the internet. Over the...

1. THE POSITIVES OF DIGITAL LIFE

The greatest share of participants in this canvassing said their own experience and their observed experience among friends is that...

 
 
 

2. THE NEGATIVES OF DIGITAL LIFE

There were considerably fewer complaints about the personal impact among these expert respondents. But their own lives and observations...

3. FIFTY-FIFTY ANECDOTES: HOW DIGITAL LIFE HAS BEEN BOTH POSITIVE AND NEGATIVE

A number of these experts wrote about both sides of the story, taking the time to point out some of the ways in which digital life...

 
 
 



Fortnite Nintendo Switch bundle includes exclusive content, V-Bucks to spend...

Fortnite Nintendo Switch bundle includes exclusive content, V-Bucks to spend in-game

Nintendo will soon release a special Fortnite Switch bundle that will come with a load of exclusive goodies. Although the game itself is available as a free download for all... Read more ...

Fitbit's moving away from a simple step counter into health coaching as it...

Fitbit's moving away from a simple step counter into health coaching as it faces competition from the Apple Watch

Fitbit has a plan to help it stay relevant as it faces more competition from companies like Apple and Garmin. It's launching Fitbit Care, a health platform that combines... Read more ...

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti review: Changing the game

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti review: Changing the game

The GeForce RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti aren't like any other consumer graphics cards. Nvidia built these cards for the future. So much so, in fact, that we're going to take the... Read more ...

First look at Android 9 Pie on the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

First look at Android 9 Pie on the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

We already know how Android 9 Pie is, but what remains a mystery is how different manufacturers will customize their user interface when they update their phones to the new... Read more ...

Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro and Mi 8 Lite debut

Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro and Mi 8 Lite debut

Xiaomi's Mi 8 family is expanding as today, Xiaomi added the Mi 8 Pro and the Mi 8 Lite . The higher-end device named Mi 8 Pro and seems destined to become the international... Read more ...

The original PlayStation is coming back in miniature form with 20 classic...

The original PlayStation is coming back in miniature form with 20 classic games pre-loaded

PlayStation is launching a miniature version of its original PlayStation console in December. The PlayStation Classic will be about 45% smaller than its original... Read more ...

FIFA 19 Review: Stellar Gameplay Outshines Stale Modes

FIFA 19 Review: Stellar Gameplay Outshines Stale Modes

Lace up your boots! Intelligent AI and gameplay refinements make FIFA 19 a thrilling return to the pitch. Read more ...

Save 25% on various Optimum Nutrition protein powder flavors today

Save 25% on various Optimum Nutrition protein powder flavors today

Use it for more than just shakes! As part of its daily deals, Amazon has a variety of Optimum Nutrition Gold Standard whey protein powders on sale for 25% off the original... Read more ...

Apple iPhone XS, XS Max and XR battery capacities revealed

Apple iPhone XS, XS Max and XR battery capacities revealed

As always, Apple failed to mention some of the important specs of its new phones, including the battery capacity. But the Chinese regulatory TENAA has stepped up and filled us... Read more ...

The PlayStation Classic is Sony's Answer to the NES Mini

The PlayStation Classic is Sony's Answer to the NES Mini

Not to be outdone by Nintendo's insanely popular NES and SNES Classic Edition retro consoles, Sony has announced the PlayStation Classic. Like the NES mini, this diminutive... Read more ...